I.T. & Communications

Data Scientist

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WHAT COMPANY YOU WILL BE WORKING FOR

This is an exciting opportunity to join a niche Data Analytics business based in Newcastle city centre and as a Data Scientist. Our client work with cutting edge technologies such as Artificial Neural Networks, Data Mining & Big Data and Computer Vision, to name a few. You will be given access to an online learning portal and will become part of a team who hold research and development at the forefront of their approach.

If you want to be part of a growing organisation who have big plans for future technological development and if you have a strong skills with SQL server, R and Python and also a strong understanding of image processing, then this will be perfect for you.

WHAT WILL YOU BE DOING IN YOUR ROLE?

You will work in a small, yet growing team of developers working with computer vision, artificial intelligence, real-time high-volume data analysis and statistical modelling technologies. Other responsibilities involve the following:

-Maintain current applications and software systems which are programmed in SQL Server and Python.
-Understand the significance of data via visualisation tools such as R, Tableau and Spotfire.
-Analyse data to identify patterns and trends.
-Clean and validate data to ensure accuracy, completeness, and uniformity.
-Identify data-analytical problems which can offerthe greatest opportunitiesfor the business.
-Suggest improvements to companys applications by applying machine learning techniques.
-Communicate with project manager to update systems accordingly in line with client requirements.
-Propose potential opportunities for improvement to management team.
-Work efficiently as part of a team but also feel confident working off own initiative.

WHAT EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS ARE REQUIRED FOR THIS POSITION?

-Strong experience working as a Data Scientist or in a similar capacity.
-A solid academic background in a relevant field.
-You will hold previous experience with technologies such as R, Python & SQL Server.
-Strong experience in gathering and analysing data.
-Proven experience in applying machine learning techniques to produce actionable insights.
-Good understanding of image processing.
-Experience using visualisation tools such as R, Tableau and Spotfire.
-You will have an understanding and/or experience with the following technologies would be highly beneficial:–Cloud technologies such as AWS
–Hadoop
–Graph analytics using tools such as Neo4J
–Rapid Miner
–Spark
–Splunk

-You will possess a logical, organised and analytical approach.
-A strong desire to progress and develop skills is essential.
-A positive and enthusiastic outlook.
-High attention to detail and a logical mentality.

WHAT ARE THE FINER DETAILS OF YOUR ROLE?

You will be working in a team of 4-6 developers working day shift in Newcastle City Centre.

WHAT SALARY PACKAGE YOU WILL BE RECEIVING

This role is paying a highly competitive salary of up to £45,000 depending upon experience. You will receive a competitive pension, 25 days holiday + bank holidays and also access to an online learning portal.

FANCY A CHAT?

Please get in touch with Katherine Rivett to find out more details for this role, she can be contacted on (phone number removed) or at (Email Removed)
Employment Type: Permanent